Genre: R&B / Soul

Country of Origin: Singapore

Gabrielle Varner (born February 12, 1989), simply known as Elle Varner is an American recording artist and musician. She was raised in Los Angeles by her mother and father who both happen to be songwriters and publishers. At age six she began to play musical instruments, beginning with the flute, and later she moved on to piano and guitar. She attended several music programs including Amazing Grace Conservatory and Alexander Hamilton High School[disambiguation needed]'s Academy of Music's Vocal Jazz Group. In 2008 Varner graduated from NYU's renowned Clive Davis Department of Recorded Music. In October 2009 she signed with MBK/J-RCA Records along with a co-publishing agreement with Sony Music. Her debut single "Only Wanna Give It to You" features J. Cole and was released August 16, 2011. The song serves as the lead single off her upcoming album Perfectly Imperfect. Before the release of the album, Varner released her first project, a mixtape titled Conversational Lush (2012). - Wikipedia